During Thursday's presentations, the PUP Representatives, who are also
serving members in the Prime Minister's Cabinet, gave a few updates on
matters of urgent national interest that fall under their ministerial
An important reveal in today's House meeting came from Sports Minister
Kevin Bernard. He announced that in a little over a week, a Statutory
Instrument will be signed that authorizes the resumption of non-contact
Here's what Bernard had to say about a slight return to normalcy for
the different sporting disciplines:
Hon. Kevin Bernard - Minister of Sports
"Mr. Speaker, I start my brief presentation today with some welcomed news.
On May 1st, just over a week from today, we will open up sports in the
country, although under strict guidelines. I would not wish to pre-empt the
SI, but I can say that non-contact sports will return to normal, as will
recreational sports, while contact sports be for training purposes only for
a period of time. We will get into more detail in the coming week, but God
willing, we will return to complete normal by the start of 2022."